First-time entrepreneurs. Here’s how to get clients

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Understanding how to get clients is what every first-time entrepreneur wants to know. After over a decade of entrepreneurialism, I have a simple answer to that question. Show concrete results and take credit. Sounds simple? It is. So, why don’t … Continued

Failure Is Fuel… But What Does That Mean?

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I recently updated my LinkedIn profile to clearly show the time of death for Test of Time Design, my first startup. Why? Because failure is fuel. But it doesn’t become real until it’s acknowledged. Back in 2017, I changed the … Continued

Houdini Was A Rebel. But Was He Hireable? Maybe.

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I’m a rebel. When I learn any group I’ve worked with has done something a certain way for a long duration of time, it has zero impact on me whatsoever. Because my thinking isn’t comfortable for many teams, I’ve wondered … Continued

Fail Fast, Pivot Quickly Is Bad Advice

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I’ll admit it. I believed the whole fail fast, pivot quickly aphorism. I’ve heard founders say it, and listened to tails of why failing fast and pivoting quickly worked out for the better. But I didn’t notice the major flaw … Continued

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